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Labor, 1964-1968

 File — Box: 4, Reel: 296, microdex: 8
Labor, 1964-1968
Labor, 1964-1968

Scope and Contents

Proposal to the United States Department of Labor for leadership training in the Work Incentive Program (WIN) and correspondence and statements concerning the YWCA of the U.S.A.'s positions on labor laws and policy. The WIN proposal requests funding for training for local associations interested in participating in the program. It suggests utilizing the strengths of the YWCA of the U.S.A. and its associations to establish a relationship with the WIN program and through that relationship and participation contribute to the goals and purposes of WIN. Following this proposal are official position statements and letters to politicians concerning labor in the United States. These address proposed changes to child labor standards and legislation concerning migrant farm workers. Also included are several letters discussing the YWCA of the U.S.A.'s policies on using union labor and contractors. 

Dates of Materials

  • Creation: 1964-1968

Language of Materials


Conditions Governing Access

From the Record Group:

This collection is open for use without restriction beyond the standard terms and conditions of Smith College Special Collections.

However, by agreement with the YWCA of the U.S.A., microdexes known to contain financial records or personal health information (usually on job applications) were not digitized and/or not published in our online repository as part of the CLIR Digitizing Hidden Collections grant. These microdexes may still be accessed on the original microfilm, and digital files may be made available to individual researchers upon request.


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